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Last year

Hawks sign Jackomas as assistant

JJ Signed on with Goorjian, Who else will get a gig at the hawks

Will the old waterboy that used to follow goorjian around get a gig, can't remember his name but he followed goorjian and thought he was legendary but he was a tosser.

id suggest goorjian will bring in another assistant, id love to see it go to glen Saville or someone like that

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Anonymous  
Last year

They couldn't afford Simpson but they trying to get him

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Sourbroker  
Last year

Won't be Sav. He’s just embarked on a new career.

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Anonymous  
Last year

Goorj's brother?

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Anonymous  
Last year

Great choice. Very astute and knows the game extremely well. Congrats Jacob

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Anonymous  
Last year

It was going to happen as soon as the job at Knox was advertised and he has worked with Goorjan before in Sydney and China.

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Anonymous  
Last year

can we say
Andersen
naar
aj
blanchfield

not returning to the hawks next yr

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Anonymous  
Last year

Hopefully.

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Anonymous  
Last year

Not certain to many clubs would be smashing doors down to sign any of those four, no disrespect to ando but he is 40.

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Cornholio  
Last year

Blanchfield would still be a handy pick up in a reserve role.

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Anonymous  
Last year

I still think the Hawks will find it tough this season even with Goorjian as coach . Starting from nothing & trying to sign players after the announcement of the new owners so late is going to make it hard for them. The younger brigade of Dech, Glover, Naar, Froling & Grida will all be sort after from other clubs & realistically 2 or 3 of them will move on you would think if the rumours are correct
For the older brigade from last years team, Blanchfield is probably moving on, AJ , Coenraad probably stay & Anderson probably retires. There doesn't seem to be to many more high profile players to choose from if rumours are correct , I think it will be another long year for Hawks fans

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Sourbroker  
Last year

Anderson ain't retiring.

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Zodiac  
Last year

I think I read Andersen has been working out with Goorjian in Melbourne during the off-season if so that would suggest he's probably going to be back at the Hawks.

Goorjian has also said publicly Naar, Dech & Glover are players he wants to come back.

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Anonymous  
Last year

Anderson been working out in Melbourne with gorge

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Anonymous  
Last year

I'm tipping Brandt to be the marquee player.

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Anonymous  
Last year

Just because Goorjian publicly comes out & says he wants Naar, Dech & Glover to stay doesn't mean they will. Dech has been linked to 3 or 4 teams,so the chances of him staying is small I reckon

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Zodiac  
Last year

I never said they will just that Goorjian wouldn't be publicly naming them for the fun of it.

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Anonymous  
Last year

Hi I'm the Hawks and welcome to Jackomas.

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Anonymous  
Last year

Why do people love Dech?

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Anonymous  
Last year

^^ incoming troll

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Ben  
Last year

I'm not the author of the relevant post, but I'm thinking some people are far too high on Dech?

He had a couple of 'ok' games whilst playing big minutes for a garbage team.

Looking at stats alone, averaged over half a game. 9.4ppg, 3.7rpg, 1.5apg, 0.8spg. 40/34/66 shooting. Given the team's situation, that doesn't do a whole lot for me.

I liked his energy, particularly on defence. Thought he'd be suited to 10-15 minutes off the bench as a guy who'll play hard the entire time.

Have I whiffed on that assessment? Maybe I'm being too hard. Does anyone here think he legitimately has the goods to play a larger role with any team in the league?

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Isaac  
Last year

That sort of player is still a useful piece for a team.

Hi I'm the Hawks and welcome to Jackomas.
LOL.

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Air Delay  
Last year

I loved Dech. But... He doesn't have the passing or creative game to be a PG & wasn't overly consistent as a shooter or scorer, so not really a 2 either.

If he complements a gun, scoring import guard then he's a solid starter.

Though if I'm the Hawks management I'm locking up Glover as priority 1 & darkhorse starting 2 guard, then Timmy C as priority 2. Vet presence, was probably our most consistent player last season & will not break the bank budget either.

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Anonymous  
Last year

This was Dech's first real season as a player. To average close to 10ppg at 39% in your first year isn't anything to complain about.

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Anonymous  
Last year

MOst players can do that in garbage time. The stats prove it. Give him more minutes and that won't be the case.

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Cornholio  
Last year

Given what a shambles the Hawks were and injuries , Dech's stats might be a bit misleading.

Would be a handy 15min guy on most teams though.

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Anonymous  
Last year

23 mins per game is hardly garbage time

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Anonymous  
Last year

For example Cadee averaged 11.1 ppg in 23 mins per game.

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Anonymous  
Last year

Yep another seriously over rated player.

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Anonymous  
Last year

Media pets. It always helps.

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